I once had such a gambling problem that I signed up with Gamblers Anonymous.
What does GA stand for?
GA stands for Gamblers Anonymous
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- Galvanizers Association (UK)
Samples in periodicals archive:
ON Monday's Coronation Street, compulsive gambler Karl described Gamblers Anonymous as a "place for sad old men".
FORMER football star John Hartson has revealed he has enrolled in Gamblers Anonymous to help him kick his addiction.
Treatment assessments cover cognitive therapy, pharmacological management, transpersonal development approaches, integrated assessment and treatment of anger and gambling, interventions for adolescents, helplines and Gamblers Anonymous.
An ex-gambler, attached to Gamblers Anonymous, said: 'When fruit machines arrived in the Sixties it took a long while before it became clear that they were producing addicts.
Even though Gamblers Anonymous groups mainly promote gambling abstinence, it might be the case that many of the most seriously affected gamblers are able to regain control of their gambling over time.
Although different types of gambling may appeal to some segments of society, callers to gambler helplines, attendees at Gamblers Anonymous meetings, and individuals who seek professional counseling are rich, poor, young, old, and from all racial, social and demographic backgrounds.
1982), 83-95, full of fascinating social history and deserving to be read at all meetings of Gamblers Anonymous today.